Director’s Prep

with Adriana Baer

This workshop examines the work a director does before First Rehearsal: script analysis, mining a text for your “why,” understanding a production budget, talking with designers, and more.  Day One: The Work You Do on Your Own.  Day Two: Beginning to Collaborate with Your Team.

Adriana Baer

Adriana Baer

Adriana Baer (she/her). Adriana has directed for Alley Theatre, Portland Center Stage, Artists Repertory Theatre, Portland Playhouse, Profile Theatre (Artistic Director, 2012-2015), The Cutting Ball Theater (Associate Artistic Director, 2004-2007), and others. She has worked with Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Opera...

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Before each class, students will be sent an email with a link to login and any class-specific instructions.
Generally, students are encouraged to have a notepad & a pencil for note-taking.

Students are checked-in by name via the class roster, so no additional ticket or receipt is required!

Refunds and Exchange Policy
Artists Rep does not offer refunds for purchased classes.
Exchanges can be made on a case-by-case basis.
If Artists Rep cancels a class, the class will either be rescheduled or refunded.

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Director’s Prep

with Adriana Baer


Monday, July 6 & Thursday, July 9
with Adriana Baer

Online Class

Enrollment Cost
Cost: $100

Flex Pass Cost: 2 Passes
(contact the box office to register with Flex Passes)

(sliding scale options available)

Enrollment Capacity

16+ or with the instructor’s approval